Hatching trouble!!!

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by sonderah, Sep 7, 2013.

  1. sonderah

    sonderah Songster

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    So, I have 1 that is ready, hatched 18 hrs ago. But I can't take it out cause others keep pipping, but it is running through the bator like a psycho knocking the eggs that haven't hatched yet all over the place, and pecking the new chicks that haven't fluffed yet. Idk what to do. If I open it, it'll kill the 2 pipped right? But if I don't, will the crazy chick kill them knocking them around everywhere??
     
  2. sumi

    sumi Égalité

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    Opening the incubator quickly to remove the chick won't kill the pipped chicks. So do it quickly and get the humidity up again to where it should be. I found putting a piece of wet toilet paper or kitchen roll in the incubator bumps the humidity up very quick, if needed.
     
  3. sonderah

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    Ok Ty! This crazy chick is making me a nervous wreck!!
     

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